Jack Smight

Photos with Jack Smight

Search on Amazon


Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Emmy Award-winning director Jack Smight was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on March 9, 1925, the offspring of Irish immigrants. After graduating from Cretin High School, he served in the US Army Air Force during World War Two, where he flew combat missions in the Pacific Theater. After the war he attended the University of Minnesota, where he again met up with Graves--both were matriculating in the theater department as drama students. Read more...